Quick Answer: Is BT Mobile And EE The Same?

Which network do BT Mobile phones use?

BT Mobile uses the same core network as EE, giving it excellent coverage across the UK with 99, 98 and 99 per cent 4G, 3G and 2G coverage respectively..

What SIM card will work in a EE phone?

Unlocking your phone means you can use any network’s SIM card. Here at 1pMobile, we use the EE network. So if you are already using the EE network – as a customer of Asda Mobile, BT Mobile, Co-operative Mobile, Orange, T-Mobile, Utility Warehouse or Virgin Mobile – you should not need to unlock your phone.

Why is my BT mobile signal so bad?

If you are experiencing poor mobile signal and you can’t find the reason, it may be due to the distance you are from the nearest cell tower. The best way to remedy this situation, is to decrease your distance, thus lessening your BT mobile signal problems, and increasing your mobile signal strength.

Is Tesco Mobile better than EE?

For now as ever EE remains the best overall network to get 4G on, due to its combination of coverage and speed. But if you want a low price or flexible entry point then Tesco Mobile is well worth considering, particularly if you’re already a Tesco or O2 customer.

Can I unlock my phone for free UK?

Unlocking your phone brings freedom to your handset. Once it’s unlocked you can use it on any network, so you can take advantage of all those cheap SIM only deals. It’s a legal process, and you can sometimes unlock your phone for free.

Do BT Mobile Sims work in EE phones?

In all honesty you can put a BT sim into a locked EE phone and it will still work.

Are Tesco Mobile and EE the same?

For example, Tesco and Giffgaff are on O2, Asda is on EE, Smarty uses Three and Voxi is on Vodafone. So use the chart below to see which providers are on the networks you want, then use our Best Sim-only deals guide to find the right deal for you.

Do BT Mobile lock their phones?

We’ve started to lock some of our handsets to the BT Mobile network. This means that if you want to use it with a SIM card from another provider, you’ll need to ask us to unlock it.

What calls are free on Tesco Mobile?

Calls to numbers starting 0800 or 0808 are free for mobiles.

How do I switch from EE to BT Mobile?

Call BT by dialing 150 from your BT Mobile or 0800 800 150 from another phone or +44 179 359 6931 from abroad. Have your BT phone or account number ready, along with your Porting Authorisation Code (PAC), and let them know that you’d like to transfer your old mobile phone number across to them.

Is o2 better than EE?

For the network itself, EE is best by a decent way – it’s got the fastest 4G and the widest coverage. But when it comes to cost, value, and choice, a lot of us may be better off with O2, thanks to its slightly lower prices, Refresh contracts, and rewards.

Can I unlock an EE phone?

To unlock an EE pay monthly phone you need to ring 150 from your EE phone. … Be aware that you can only unlock a pay monthly phone if you’ve had your contract for 6 months or more. EE will unlock pay as you go or SIM only devices can be straight away, with no time limit.

Is BT Mobile as fast as EE?

2G, 3G & 4G Coverage There is, however, a difference in download speeds. Even with EE’s basic plans you can reach as high as 60Mbps download speed, while on BT Mobile the most you can get is 30Mbps, unless you purchase the BT Mobile Extra Speed 4G add-on.

Can I use 3 SIM in EE phone?

All devices sold by EE are ‘locked’ to EE. This means they won’t work with another network’s SIM card. You can unlock your device after a certain amount of time, depending on your price plan and device.

Does BT own EE?

EE IS NOW PART OF BT – SMALL BUSINESS. Even better deals for Small Business customers. EE is part of BT Group – one of the UK’s biggest communications and IT companies.